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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Glynda

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  • A submission from Illinois, United States says the name Glynda means "Sparkle" and is of English origin.

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Alt. Meaning

G is for glisten, a sparkle in your eye.

L is for life, that you live so well.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

N is for nifty, how neat!

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

A is for aptitudes, your special capabilities shine

How popular is the baby name Glynda in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1925 7 7 0
1927 10 10 0
1928 5 5 0
1929 7 7 0
1930 8 8 0
1932 7 7 0
1933 9 9 0
1934 22 22 0
1935 18 18 0
1936 23 23 0
1937 31 31 0
1938 39 39 0
1939 65 65 0
1940 60 60 0
1941 76 76 0
1942 90 90 0
1943 97 97 0
1944 107 107 0
1945 91 91 0
1946 81 81 0
1947 120 120 0
1948 113 113 0
1949 102 102 0
1950 92 92 0
1951 90 90 0
1952 72 72 0
1953 67 67 0
1954 57 57 0
1955 63 63 0
1956 56 56 0
1957 62 62 0
1958 59 59 0
1959 49 49 0
1960 56 56 0
1961 38 38 0
1962 41 41 0
1963 52 52 0
1964 45 45 0
1965 36 36 0
1966 29 29 0
1967 33 33 0
1968 26 26 0
1969 31 31 0
1970 18 18 0
1971 16 16 0
1972 10 10 0
1973 15 15 0
1974 13 13 0
1975 16 16 0
1976 11 11 0
1977 15 15 0
1978 10 10 0
1979 14 14 0
1980 7 7 0
1981 10 10 0
1982 9 9 0
1983 6 6 0
1984 6 6 0
1985 7 7 0

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Popularity of Glynda as a first name

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Common last names for Glynda

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Fun Facts about the name Glynda

  • How Popular is the name Glynda? Glynda is the 5,974th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Glynda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,425 babies born with the first name Glynda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Glynda to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Glynda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1925 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Glynda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Glynda is Monday, September 13th, 1909.
  • What year had the most people named Glynda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Glynda was in 1947 with a total of 120 babies.
  • Random Glynda Factoid: According to the 1945 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Glynda is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1945.
  • Weird things about the name Glynda: Your name in reverse order is Adnylg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ldngay. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Glynda born Jan 28, 1982

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Hungary approximately on 1175. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).